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Detoxifying Clay Mask Recipe

 

Application:

  • Detoxifying clay mask for all skin types.
     
  • Zeolite Ultra Fine Clay: Zeolite is a mineral that gives off negatively charged ions. It is this unique chemical characteristic of attracting positively charged ions that allows a chemical reaction to occur and neutralize toxic matter. Zeolite has the ability to absorb, store and neutralize toxins making it a valuable detoxifying ingredient for beauty and spa products. It is rich in silicon, calcium, potassium and iron.
     
  • Neroli Floral Water: Neroli floral water increases circulation and stimulates new cell growth. It can prevent scarring and stretch marks, and has been found useful in treating skin conditions linked to emotional stress. Any type of skin can benefit from Neroli essential oil, although it is particularly good for dry, irritated or sensitive skin.
     
  • Vegetable Glycerine: Vegetable Glycerine has a rich oily texture, but is Water soluble. Because it is derived entirely from vegetable oil, it is Hypoallergenic and safe for all cosmetic purposes. Vegetable Glycerine moisturizes and cleanses skin, and has emollient and lubricating properties.
     
  • Grapefruit Seed Extract: Extracted from the fruit peels, pulp and seeds of the grapefruit plant. Grapefruit seed extract is used as an anti-oxidant, antiseptic and disinfectant in cosmetics. Grapefruit seed extract is also non-toxic, environmentally safe, and quickly bio-degradable.
     
  • Lemon Essential Oil: Lemon has been historically recognized as a cleanser. It is recognized as being antiseptic and as having refreshing and cooling properties. Lemon is highly prized for its high anti-bacterial properties. On skin and hair it can be used for its cleansing effect, as well as for treating cuts and boils.
     
  • Bergamot Essential Oil (Bergaptene Free): Bergamot oil is known to have good antiseptic and antibiotic therapeutic properties and is therefore helpful in relieving problematic skin conditions. It is further indicated such skin conditions can be linked to stress. On a psychological level bergamot can relieve anxiety and has mood lifting qualities. The therapeutic properties of bergamot oil are valuable when you wish to relieve acne, seborrhoea, minor wounds and skin ulcers.
     

Ingredients:

  • 30g Zeolite clay
  • 50ml Neroli floral water
  • 10 drops Grapefruit seed extract
  • 1g Vegetable glycerine
  • 2 drops Bergamot essential oil (Bergaptene free)
  • 1 drop Lemon essential oil

Equipment:

  • 200mL Measuring Jug or Beaker
  • Spatula
  • 1ml pipette or measured dropper
  • 1 x 100ml Amber boston round PET jar
  • 1 x 70mm black Bakelite caps

Instructions:

  • Mix the floral water with the clay until it has turned into a smooth paste.
  • Add the rest of the ingredients and mix it properly
  • Store in a cool environment

Directions For Use:

  • Apply the mask to face avoiding eye area
  • Leave on for 10 minutes and wash off with warm water

Storage:

  • For immediate use. Store in a cool environment away from direct sunlight & use within a few weeks. If extended storage is required, please ensure adequate levels of preservatives, antioxidants or other additives are used according to your individual requirements.

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Chocolate and Vanilla Lip Balm Recipe

 

Application:

  • A delightful soothing lip balm for lovers of sweet things
     
  • Vanilla infused oil: Our vanilla infused oil is 100% natural without any additives, colourings or preservatives. The vanilla pods and beans have a rich, sweet, vanilla aroma and are combined with olive oil and vitamin E oil to make a delightful oil. Olive oil is high in monounsaturated fat and polyphenols. It is also rich in anti-oxidants which help fight free radicals that cause damage to cells. Incorporating olive oil in body care products provides nourishment to the skin and hair.
     
  • Cocoa absolute: Cocoa is known to contain valuable anti-oxidants and is traditionally known to assist with sluggish circulation as well as promoting softer and more youthful skin.
     
  • Organic Beeswax: Beeswax is used as an emollient. It's soothing & softening properties help retain moisture in the skin and keep it supple. It contains vitamin A, which is essential for cell growth and repair, and possesses antibacterial and anti-inflammatory properties.
     
  • Organic Cocoa butter: Cocoa butter has excellent emollient properties, it absorbs quickly and is used to soften and protect chapped hands, lips and skin. It is good for all skin types and is particularly excellent for dry skin. The natural emolliency, moisturising and antioxidant characteristics of cocoa butter make it an excellent choice for uses designed to rejuvenate the skin.
     

Ingredients:

  • 50ml Vanilla infused oil
  • 10g Organic beeswax
  • 5g Organic cocoa butter
  • 4 drops Cocoa absolute

Equipment:

  • 200ml Measuring Jug or Beaker
  • Spatula
  • 1ml pipette or measured dropper
  • 3 x 15 ml Amber Boston round glass jar
  • 3 x 36 mm Ring grooved silver lid

Instructions:

  • Heat the infused oil, butter and wax together in a Bain-marie until it's liquid
  • Let it cool down to 40 degrees, then add the cocoa absolute
  • Make sure to stir all the time so the balm is properly mixed
  • At this stage you have to work pretty quick before the balm goes hard
  • Pour into jars and let it cool down.

Directions For Use:

  • Apply the desired amount of lip balm to lips as often as needed.

Storage:

  • For immediate use. Store in a cool environment away from direct sunlight & use within a few weeks. If extended storage is required, please ensure adequate levels of preservatives, antioxidants or other additives are used according to your individual requirements.

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Anti-Ageing Night Cream Recipe

 

Application:

  • A moisturising night cream loaded with antioxidants.

Ingredients:

  • 100ml Night Cream, unscented
  • 1g Green Tea Extract
  • 7 drops East Indian Sandalwood Essential Oil
  • 7 drops French Lavender Essential Oil
  • 1g Vitamin E Natural

Equipment:

  • 500mL Measuring Jug or Beaker
  • Spatula
  • 1ml pipette or measured dropper
  • 1 x 120ml Frosted Boston round glass jar
  • 1 x 58mm Metal Ring Groove Cap - Matt Silver

Instructions:

  • Mix all ingredients together in the measuring jug/beaker.
  • Carefully pour into jar.

Directions For Use:

  • Apply every night after cleansing and toning

Storage:

  • For immediate use. Store in a cool environment away from direct sunlight & use within a few weeks. If extended storage is required, please ensure adequate levels of preservatives, antioxidants or other additives are used according to your individual requirements.

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Bathroom Surface Cleansing Spray Recipe

 

Application:

  • A powerful, alcohol based surface-cleansing spray for the bathroom which utilises some of the most potent antimicrobial essential oils to help keep your bathroom smelling clean & hygienic. Can be sprayed directly into the toilet bowl or lightly onto a damp cloth for cleaning handles, tiles and other non-painted or non-plastic surfaces.

Ingredients:

  • 100ml Ethanol 95PGF4
  • 20 drops Red Thyme Essential oil
  • 20 dropsHiba Essential oil
  • 20 drops Hinoki Essential oil
  • 20 drops Lemon Essential oil
  • 20 drops Tea Tree - Lemon-Scented Essential Oil

Equipment:

  • 100mL Measuring Jug or Beaker
  • 100mL Aluminium Bottle
  • 24mm Spray Atomiser Matt Silver
  • Blank Plastic Label
  • Permanent Marker

Instructions:

  • Trim off the excess tubing from the bottom of the spray atomiser. (HINT: Line up the spray atomiser against the outside of the Aluminium Bottle and trim off the part that extends past the bottom of the bottle.)
  • Measure 100mL of Ethanol 95PGF4 & carefully pour into Aluminium Bottle.
  • Carefully add 20 drops of each of the Essential Oils directly into the Ethanol.
  • Firmly screw on the Spray Atomiser. Then shake well to mix.
  • Using the Permanent Marker, write a label for your spray & fix the label to your bottle. Be aware that moisture may degrade your label if you use a paper label.
  • Store well out of reach of children, away from excessive heat or flame.

Directions For Use:

  • Avoid contact with skin, eyes, etc. Not for use as room or air spray.
  • Can be sprayed undiluted directly into toilet bowl suitable for use on most glazed ceramic surfaces.
  • For cleaning non-painted & non-plastic surfaces: Spray once onto a damp cleaning cloth or sponge.

Caution:

  • If you are pregnant, breastfeeding or suffering from a health disorder, please consult your aromatherapist or healthcare professional before using essential oils which may come into contact with the body.
  • Not suitable for topical use. keep away from skin, eyes, mouth, etc.
  • Keep out of reach of children.
  • Flammable: Keep away from excessive heat or flame.
  • Not suitable for use on painted or plastic surfaces.

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Ghassoul Clay Face Wash Recipe

 

Application:

  • A non-foaming, cleansing liquid lotion for the face or body which gently exfoliates and tones the surface of this skin. This recipe utilises the nutritive & oil absorbing properties of the prestigious Ghassoul Clay suitable for most skin types.

Equipment:

  • 200mL Jug or Beaker
  • 100mL Measuring Cup or Beaker
  • Spatula or small whisk
  • 2 x 50mL Rap Tottle bottles
Phase Ingredients Weight Approx. Volume
A Ghassoul Clay Powder 30g 2 tablespoons
  Neroli Organic Floral Water 80g 80mL
       
B      
  Jojoba Oil Australian water dispersible 10.5g 1 tablespoon
  Palmarosa Essential Oil 0.3g 10 drops;
  Frankincense Essential Oil 0.3g 10 drops
  Chamomile 3% in Jojoba Oil 0.3g 10 drops
  Grapefruit Seed Extract 1g 1 mL
  Vitamin E Natural 0.6g 1 mL
  Total 123g 100ml

 

Instructions:

  • Mix Phase A together in the large jug/beaker
  • Mix Phase B together in the 100mL cup/beaker
  • Add phase B to phase A and mix well together until it becomes a smooth, dense, liquid consistency
  • Carefully pour equal amounts into each of the 50mL Rap Tottle bottles
  • Insert the dispenser plug then cap and label the bottles
  • Keep one bottle on the bathroom vanity & one in the shower

Directions For Use:

  • Shake well before each use.
  • Wet the skin
  • Apply the desired amount of the Ghassoul cleansing liquid, avoiding the eye area
  • Massage with wet fingertips
  • Wash off well with warm water
  • Follow with a good spritzing of Neroli Floral Water to hydrate the skin
  • Apply an emollient moisturiser to lock the moisture in

Storage:

  • For immediate use. Store in a cool environment away from direct sunlight & use within a few weeks. If extended storage is required, please ensure adequate levels of preservatives,antioxidants or other additives according to your individual requirements.

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Balancing Act Simple Hair Conditioner Recipe

 

Application:

  • Life is all about balance! As you condition your hair with this recipe, your bathroom will be filled with the aroma of fresh Hyssop Oil and uplifting Rose Geranium Oil. Breathe deeply and feel the pressures of life melt away with renewed confidence to face the day! These two oils have powerful nervine properties.

Equipment:

  • 250 ml beaker / measuring glass
  • 5ml measuring pipette
  • Small spatula / mixing rod
  • 250ml PET Bottle (24mm neck)
  • Disc Cap to fit

Instructions:

  • Measure out the Conditioner Base.
  • Add the Essential Oils.
  • Stir well until completely mixed.
  • Pour into a 250mL PET bottle (use the spatula to help pour).
  • Seal with a Disc Cap & Label.
Phase Ingredients Amount Approx Weight
A Organic Conditioner Base 250ml 247g
  Rose Geranium Essential Oil 2.50ml 1.63g
  Hyssop Essential Oil 1.25ml 1.00g
       
  Total 253.75ml 249.63g

 

Directions for use:

  • Use as a normal conditioner.

Storage:

  • For domestic use. If extended storage is required, please ensure adequate levels of preservatives, antioxidants or other additives are used according to your individual requirements.

Caution:

  • Avoid use if: Pregnant, Epileptic, suffering from High Blood Pressure.

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Skin Calming Spritzer Recipe

 

Application:

  • This cooling spritzer has fabulous calming, healing and antiseptic properties. Perfect for spritzing liberally over the skin after a day on the beach.

Fragrance:

  • The Bulgarian Lavender, the freshness of Frankincense & rosy Palmarosa in a base of refreshing Organic Peppermint Floral Water combine beautifully to create a wonderfully uplifting and harmonious fragrance.

Ingredients:

  • 100ml Peppermint Organic Floral Water
  • 30 drops Lavender Bulgarian Essential Oil
  • 10 drops Palmarosa Essential Oil
  • 10 drops Frankincense Essential Oil
  • 30 drops Solubiliser

Equipment:

  • 1 x 100mL PET bottle - Cobalt
  • 1 x 24mm Neck Atomiser Spray - Silver

Instructions:

  • Measure the essential oils carefully into a glass beaker (50 drops total).
  • Add the Solubiliser to the essential oils. Mix well.
  • Add a small amount of the floral water (approx. 10mL) and mix well. It should develop a milky white appearance.
  • Once there is an even consistency, slowly add the rest of the floral water while gently stirring.
  • Store in a clean container. Shake well before each use.

Caution:

  • Do not use during pregnancy

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Calm and Relax Mist Recipe

 

Application:

  • A gentle essential oil mist designed to help create a sense of deep relaxation. May be of benefit to feelings of anxiety, depression and to aid a restful sleep. Can be sprayed directly on the body, used as an air freshener or to scent bed linen.

Equipment:

  • Bowl or measuring jug (at least 150ml capacity)
  • Small beaker (50ml)
  • Spatula
  • Measuring spoons
  • Glass funnel
  • 100ml plastic or glass bottle
  • Atomiser
Phase Ingredients Percentage/ Volume
A Demineralised Water 91%/91ml
     
B    
  PEG-40 Hydrogenated Castor Oil 5%/5ml
  Lavender Mont Blanc essential Oil 0.9%/18 drops
  Bergamot Extra essential Oil 0.9%/18 drops
  Neroli Essential Oil 3% Dilution 0.15%/3 drops
  Melissa Leaf Essential Oil 0.05%/1 drop
     
C   1%/1ml
  Glycerine  
D    
  Plantaserve P (Preservative) 1%/1ml
     
  Total 100ml

 

Instructions:

  • Add phase A to bowl or measuring jug large enough to hold total volume of product
  • Mix phase B together in small beaker
  • Add phase C to Phase B While mixing with spatula
  • Add combined phase B, C to Phase A while mixing with spatula
  • Add phase D to batch while mixing with spatula and mix for a minimum of 20 minutes
  • Pour into bottle (using funnel) and screw on atomizer to seal. Leave for 24 hours to allow fragrance to blend and mature

Note:

  • For the most accurate measuring use a laboratory scale and/or a laboratory pipette (5ml glass pipette with rub teat).

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Wake and Warm Me Winter Wash Recipe

 

Application:

  • A soul warming and body refreshing shower gel to get you moving on those cooler mornings. This delicious blend of spice, zest and balancing floral freshness work together for a caffeine free kick start to your day!

Equipment:

  • PET Boston round plastic bottle, preferably amber or cobalt blue 100ml
  • 24mm Lid
  • Small beaker
  • Small bowl
  • Measuring spoons and/or pipette
  • Whisk
  • Spatula
  • Funnel
Phase Ingredients Percentage/ Volume
A Bath & Shower gel (Unscented) Sulphate-Paraben free 95%/95ml
  Glycerin 1%/1ml
B    
  Solubiliser 2%/2ml
  Vitamin E natural (non-GMO) 1%/1ml
  Ylang Ylang 1st essential Oil 0.5%/10 drops
  Ginger Premium CO2 Essential Oil 0.2%/4 drops
  Lemongrass Cochin Essential Oil 0.2%/4 drops
  Clove Bud Essential Oil 0.1%/2 drops
     
  Total 100ml

 

Instructions:

  • In small bowl add 25ml of shower gel base and all the glycerin from phase A. Gently mix together with whisk using a gentle folding action (to avoid excessive air bubbles forming).
  • In small beaker mix together all of phase B. Add phase B to the small bowl and mix together with whisk using a gentle folding action.
  • Add remainder of shower gel base 20mls at a time using the same folding action (adding the shower gel base in incremental amounts will help avoid loss of viscosity to the final product)
  • Pour into bottle using funnel and spatula for assistance. Seal with lid.

Note:

  • Most of the air bubbles will dissipate from shower gel over time. Not suitable for use during pregnancy or for sensitive skin.

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Aphrodisiac Massage Oil Recipe

 

Application:

  • An exquisite and sensual massage oil capturing the finest of the aphrodisiac essential oils. Made with water dispersible sweet almond and jojoba oils to leave your skin silky soft (and washes easily out of your linen!).

Equipment:

  • Glass bottle preferably amber or cobalt blue coloured 100ml capacity
  • Lid
  • Glass beaker or jug minimum 150ml capacity
  • Small beaker 25ml/50ml capacity or empty essential oil bottle
  • Spatula
  • Measuring spoons and/or laboratory glass pipette
  • Glass funnel
Phase Ingredients Percentage Volume
A Jasmine Sumbac 3% Dilution Essential oil 1% 20 drops
  Ylang Ylang 1st Essential oil 0.65% 13 drops
  Vanilla Co2 3% Dilution Essential oil 0.15% 3 drops
  Sandalwood East Indian Essential oil 0.15% 3 drops
  Cardamon Essential oil 0.05% 1 drop
       
B Sweet Almond Oil water dispersible 50% 50ml
  Jojoba Oil Australian water dispersible 47% 47ml
       
C Vitamin E Natural 1% 1ml
       
Total     100ml

 

Instructions:

  • Add Phase A to small beaker or empty essential oil bottle in the following order: Sandalwood; Vanilla Co2 3% dilution; Ylang Ylang; Jasmine 3% dilution; Cardamon. NB. For a superior aroma allow essential oil blend to sit for 24hours (covered) to allow fragrance to mature.
  • Add phase B to 150ml beaker and stir with spatula.
  • Add phase A to Phase B stir with spatula.
  • Lastly, add Phase C and stir.
  • Decant into bottle using funnel and seal with lid.

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